Hultgren releases committee, subcommittee assignments

WASHINGTON D.C.—U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) released his committee and subcommittee assignments for the 112th Congress.

“I’m really excited to have the opportunity to serve on the Committees on Agriculture; Space, Science, and Technology; and Transportation and Infrastructure,” said Hultgren, a freshman member of Congress. “All three of these committees will enable me to better serve my constituents. My committee assignments will also give me some voice in critical legislation affecting such important issues as our roads and bridges and our food supply. I look forward to fighting for the 14th Congressional District and for smaller, smarter government in all of my committees and subcommittees.”

Hultgren will serve on the following committees and subcommittees:

• House Committee on Agriculture; Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management; Subcommittee on Rural Development, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture; Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy and Forestry

• House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology; Subcommittee on Investigations & Oversight; Subcommittee on Research & Science Education; Subcommittee on Technology & Innovation

• House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure; Subcommittee on Aviation; Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management; Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials.